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Snow Event Declared

A Snow Route parking ban will be in effect starting at 6 a.m. on Friday, January 11, 2013.
Calgarians parked on designated Snow Routes are advised to move their cars prior to this time.
Media and citizens can anticipate a formal advisory later this evening and a subsequent declaration tomorrow morning.
Vehicles that remain parked on these roads are subject to enforcement, up to and including a parking tag and tow.
Snow Routes include major roadways, collector roads and most bus routes and are marked by blue signs with a white snowflake icon. A map and full list of Snow Route locations is available on
The ban will may be lifted prior to the 72 hour window considering the progress of crews, additional snow, and warming weather.
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